Published on June 2, 2023
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Join Seven Gables Real Estate at the 39th Annual Tustin Street Fair and Chili Cook-Off will be held on Sunday, June 4, 2023, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

This annual party presented by, City of Tustin Parks and Recreation Department, takes place in the streets of Old Town Tustin & Peppertree Park. This vibrant even showcases a variety of exhibitors including, crafters, community organizations, food and chili booths, and craft beers and wine. However this event has the distinct honor of being the largest one-day chili cook-off in the country, according to the International Chili Society. Live music and contests are featured on event stages and there is a Kids Fun Zone with games, bounce houses, and entertainment.



Proceeds from the event are donated to local non-profit organizations and service groups whose members volunteer during the event. The 2022 event was able to give back $18,500 to local non-profit organizations.


Get ready for a day filled with fun! pic.twitter.com/7eyMYUIwpm | Tustin Chili CookOff (@TustinChili) April 25, 2018


Every year the Tustin Community Foundation Grant Committee and several members of the Tustin Street Fair & Chili Cook-Off Steering Committee select one or two local non-profit organizations to receive a portion of the event proceeds. The amount of money raised varies from year to year.

Primary Beneficiary: Tustin High School Football Boosters Club

  • Their mission is to provide the youth in the community the opportunity to prepare for life through the game of football.
  • To motivate youth to further their education and pursue college.
  • Helping youth learn life skills through teamwork and working together to accomplish a common goal.

Secondary Beneficiary: Tustin Host Lions Club

  • Founded in 1948 by 50 local businesses, making it the city’s first established service club.
  • They provide guidance, funding, and support to many organizations in the Tustin area.
  • More than 1.4 million people are members of Lions Club International, which has over 46,000 clubs spread throughout more than 200 nations and regions. 


Get ready for a fun day filled with; Live Entertainment | ICS Chili Competition | Stage Contests Food Vendors & Food Trucks | Beer & Wine Gardens Car Show | Pancake Breakfast 8am-11am! Additional Information can be found at Tustin Parks & Recreation website.